Associated Press | Friday June 24, 2016
The pound initially soared as polls closed and two opinion surveys put "remain" ahead and two leading supporters of the "leave" campaign said it appeared the pro-EU side had won.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday June 23, 2016
Polls have opened in Britain for a referendum on whether the country should quit the European Union bloc it joined 43 years ago.
World News | NDTV | Wednesday June 22, 2016
The poll of all opinion polls suggests that Britain is probably going to decide - by a narrow margin - to leave the European Union.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday June 21, 2016
With two days to go until a referendum on EU membership that will shape the future of the European Union and the West, polls and surveys indicated British opinion is so divided that the outcome is too close to call.
Thomson Reuters | Tuesday June 21, 2016
Gold inched higher early on Tuesday as the dollar weakened, even as some opinion polls indicated Britain could be more likely to opt to remain in the European Union in a referendum later this week.
Thomson Reuters | Monday June 20, 2016
Carmakers and soccer chiefs threw their weight behind the campaign for Britain to stay in the European Union on Monday, as opinion polls showing the "Remain" camp gaining ground buoyed shares and sterling three days ahead of the referendum.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 14, 2016
Opinion polls today showed a clear lead for the camp in favour of Britain's exit from the European Union (EU) in the June 23 referendum, giving 'Brexit' its largest lead since the start of the campaign.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday June 1, 2016
The British pound was vulnerable after having suffered its biggest fall in more than two months the previous day as two opinion polls showed a shift among British voters towards leaving the European Union.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 10, 2016
MDMK chief Vaiko today dismissed pre-poll surveys in Tamil Nadu which projected single digit seats for People's Welfare Front (PWF)-DMDK-TMC combine in the May 16 Assembly elections, asking the people to dump them in dustbin.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 4, 2016
Opposition Labour lawmaker Sadiq Khan is on course to become the new mayor of London and the first Muslim leader of an EU capital, final opinion polls showed Wednesday, despite attempts to link him to extremists.
Blog | IP Bajpai | Monday April 18, 2016
Assam is the only state in the current crop of five going to the polls that the BJP can hope to win. And both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah have spent considerable time and resources in trying to bring about that success.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 29, 2016
Denying that there was any difference of opinion between the Congress leaders in Tamil Nadu on selection of candidates, AICC member Karti Chidambaram today said seat sharing between the party and DMK will go smoothly, since there is adequate time for the polls.
World News | Reuters | Monday March 21, 2016
Vladimir Putin's trust rating among ordinary Russians has fallen by 10 per cent in the past year even though the numbers who want to see him re-elected as president have grown, two opinion polls showed on Monday.
Opinion | Chris Cillizza, The Washington Post | Thursday March 3, 2016
As it's become more and more clear that Donald Trump is the odds-on favorite to be the Republican presidential nominee, there's been considerable speculation about what he could mean for the broader GOP, particularly as the party tries to hold its Senate majority and consolidate its House margins in the 2016 election.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Monday January 11, 2016
Modi has not seen acche din in 2015. First, he lost the assembly elections in Delhi at the start of the year and then the Bihar elections at the end of the year. Clearly, his much-vaunted charisma has taken a deadly blow, for these two major election losses took place notwithstanding his personal involvement in both of them.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Tuesday November 10, 2015
Bihar saw that Modi knows nothing about development and everything about dividing people and society.
World News | Reuters | Monday November 9, 2015
Taiwan's opposition presidential candidate retains a big lead ahead of upcoming elections, according to two opinion polls released today, despite a historic summit between President Ma Ying-jeou and Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Bihar | NDTV | Sunday November 8, 2015
With exit polls and opinion polls, we always made the point - even when we get it spot on - that there are statistical errors that shouldn't make them be taken too seriously. You get it right, you get it wrong sometimes - that's the life of a pollster.
World News | Kimiko De Freytas Tamura, The New York Times | Thursday November 5, 2015
Most Britons, at least according to various opinion polls, consider chicken tikka masala, a British colonial adaptation consisting of chunks of chicken drowned in yogurt and a spicy tomato paste, their national dish - more so than fish and chips with mushy peas.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Tuesday November 3, 2015
What is it that takes the BJP's language of politics to that level and pushes Nitish into responding that he, for his part, "can't stoop to that level?" Is it merely that Modi's sense of humour has failed him? Or is Modi turning hysterical as he foresees that defeat in Bihar will call into question his entire strategy of taking and keeping power?
Opinion | Shivam Vij | Saturday October 31, 2015
I don't know what the BJP is seeking votes in Bihar for: for the Ganga of development to flow in the state, to ban cow slaughter which has already been banned here since 1955, to save or disturb affirmative action for the lower castes, or to prevent fireworks in Pakistan.
Opinion | Rana Ayyub | Tuesday October 27, 2015
Many in the RSS believe that RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat has killed two birds with the same stone. By embarrassing the party with his comments on reservation, he has sent a strong signal to Amit Shah whose arrogance is being much talked about and who has kept several RSS leaders at bay in decision-making.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 21, 2015
The popularity of Indian-origin US Presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal has dipped below one per cent, according to latest opinion polls, indicating that all is not well with his campaign.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 18, 2015
Taking a different line from that of his party amidst the ongoing Bihar polls, BJP lawmaker Shatrughan Sinha today endorsed RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's call for a review of reservation policy, saying the latter's opinion should be taken "seriously."
Opinion | Chandan Mitra | Saturday October 10, 2015
Mr Modi is understandably cagey about being dragged back into any debate that hinges on communalism. At a time when he is trying hard to pull his party out of the quicksand of communal stigmas, he will clearly not fall into the booby trap laid for him in social media.
World News | Written by Nidhi Razdan | Tuesday October 6, 2015
Despite a series of controversial statements, Donald Trump is still leading US opinion polls, though for the first time, some polls show his lead shrinking.
World News | Reuters | Thursday September 24, 2015
Philippine leader Benigno Aquino's handpicked successor jumped to third spot in the third-quarter public opinion survey by independent pollster Pulse Asia, local television network ABS-CBN reported on Thursday.
World News | Reuters | Thursday September 24, 2015
Argentina's ruling party candidate in October's presidential election has eked out slim gains over his main rivals in the past month, putting him within striking distance of winning the first round and avoiding a run-off, opinion polls showed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
Fixation of minimum educational qualifications to contest panchayat elections would "straightaway" debar 50 per cent Indians, the Supreme Court today said while seeking Haryana government's opinion on it.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 17, 2015
New Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has boosted his Liberal Party's standing in the opinion polls just days after ousting Tony Abbott, as he pledged to continue his predecessor's gay marriage policy.